Fentanyl 50-100 ug q 1 hr.
ALso use: Nubain 10 mg IV q 1-2 hr
Stadol 0.5-1 mg. IV q 1 hr.
Occasionally one doc orders Demerol 25-50 IV
Epidural standard infusion is 50cc bag, 3 ug/cc Fentanyl, Bupivicaine 1/8% in each cc, run 6-18 cc/hr
Occasional PCEA with 2 mg q 10-30
THe younger the anesthesiologist, the more potent the epidural bolus if needed for pain and the higher the rate (I think its because their wives had babies